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Colon

Resident Leader: Chris LaChapelle
Faculty Reviewer: Dr. Sylla

SCORE topics (Year 2/2):

  • Obstruction - Large Intestinal

  • Colon Cancer

  • Colonic Polyps

  • Polyposis Syndromes

  • Colon Neoplasms - Miscellaneous

  • Colonic Volvulus

  • Constipation - Functional

  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome

SCORE procedure (Year 2/2):

  • Colostomy

Small group topics:

  • Junior: Polyposis syndromes

  • Senior: Causes, diagnosis, and treatment of volvulus (cecal and sigmoid)

Large Group Activity:

  • Mock orals (PGY5)

Assigned Reading:

Junior level chapters

 Senior level chapters

 Procedure-focused reading

  • Mastery Ch 150-153

  • Dimick Ch 36-39

  • Scott-Conner-Dawson Ch 97-100


Reminder! The following “off-year” topics are NOT being covered but you should review for the ABSITE!

 

SCORE topics (Year 1/2):

·        Gastrointestinal Bleeding - Lower

·        Diverticulitis

·        C. difficile Colitis

·        Colitis - Ischemic

·        Colectomy - Subtotal (with Ileorectal Anastomosis/Ileostomy)

Earlier Event: August 16
Esophagus
Later Event: August 30
Wound Healing, Burns